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This Week In Sales: No Turnabouts During This Slow Week

By Ishaan . April 23, 2014 . 11:31am

Videogame sales in Japan—both hardware and software—dropped across the board last week, owing to a lack of new high-profile releases.

Post 393633

Yo-kai Watch Shipments Surpass 1 Million Units In Japan

By Spencer . April 23, 2014 . 2:41am

Yo-kai Watch is a big hit for Level-5. The Nintendo 3DS game was a steady seller and shipments have surpassed one million units in Japan.

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Yo-kai Watch’s Favorite Cat Youkai Gets Some Awesome Figures

By Sato . April 19, 2014 . 2:00pm

Jibanyan became a yokai ghost after being hit by a car. Following that, he turned into one of the quirkier characters of Yo-kai Watch.

Post 391209

This Week In Sales: The 3rd Super Robot Taisen Z To The Rescue

By Ishaan . April 16, 2014 . 1:01pm

The 3rd Super Robot Taisen Z shows once again that Bandai Namco’s long list of robot licenses is always good to have handy for a rainy day.

Post 390354

Nintendo Packing 3DS XL With Recommended Software In Japan

By Spencer . April 13, 2014 . 10:42pm

The first two recommended titles are Animal Crossing: New Leaf and Level-5′s Yo-kai Watch.

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Yo-kai Watch Is Popular Enough In Japan To Be Compared To Pokémon

By Sato . April 11, 2014 . 5:31pm

Japan’s Nikkan Sports, an affiliate newspaper of Asahi Shimbun, on the growing popularity of Yo-Kai Watch in Japan.

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This Week In Sales: Ouch, Natural Doctrine

By Ishaan . April 9, 2014 . 1:31pm

Kadokawa Games’ cross-platform PlayStation RPG was released in Japan last week on the PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita, and met with a rather sad fate.

Post 387132

This Week In Sales: Hatsune Miku’s Latest Performance Is A Tad Concerning

By Ishaan . April 2, 2014 . 12:29pm

Hatsune Miku: Project Diva F 2nd made its debut in Japan last week on PS Vita and PlayStation 3.

Post 383583

This Week In Sales: Dark Souls II Takes The Throne

By Ishaan . March 19, 2014 . 8:30am

Oh, Dark Souls, what a long way you’ve come.

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This Week In Sales: Ouch, Soul Sacrifice Delta

By Ishaan . March 12, 2014 . 9:01am

Last week, Sony released Soul Sacrifice Delta in Japan. The game, which is a follow-up to the original Soul Sacrifice with new content, sold 48,786 copies in its first week.

Post 380100

This Week In Sales: Harvest Moon Is Bigger Than Ever

By Ishaan . March 5, 2014 . 1:31pm

Last week, Marvelous AQL released Harvest Moon: Connect to a New Land for the Nintendo 3DS, and it saw the biggest opening for any Harvest Moon game in recent years.

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This Week In Sales: PlayStation 4 Makes Its Debut

By Ishaan . February 26, 2014 . 8:30am

The PlayStation 4 was released in Japan on February 22nd, and the system sold 309,154 units in its opening weekend, according to Japanese sales tracker Media Create.

Post 376329

This Week In Sales: Ouch, Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze

By Ishaan . February 19, 2014 . 11:31am

Last week, Nintendo released Donkey Kong Country: Tropical Freeze in Japan, and the game sold an absurdly low number of copies in its first week.

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Yo-kai Watch Ships Over 500,000 Copies In Japan

By Ishaan . February 19, 2014 . 9:00am

The barrier has been broken. Level 5 have shipped over 500,000 copies of Yo-kai Watch in Japan, the publisher announced this morning.

Post 376166

Do You Want To See Yo-kai Watch In The West?

By Ishaan . February 18, 2014 . 9:42pm

That’s the question Level 5 International America are asking their fans over Twitter.

Post 374150

This Week In Sales: Dragon Quest Monsters 2 Takes The Throne

By Ishaan . February 12, 2014 . 1:32pm

Last week, Square Enix released a remake of Dragon Quest Monsters 2 for the Nintendo 3DS, and the game sold over 440,000 copies in its first week.

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